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Philip O Merritt, MD

Primary Location:
Address 1500 E Chevy Chase Dr Ste 401
Glendale, CA 91206
Specialties: Orthopedic Surgery Patient Rating: Gender: Male


Dr. Philip Merritt is the medical director of the Orthopedic Institute at Adventist Health Glendale. He is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon who is a pioneer in his field—constantly developing new techniques and using new technology to improve the health and wellness of his patients.

Dr. Merritt specializes in the treatment of:

  • Hip bursitis
  • Arthritis of the hip and knee
  • Pes anserine (knee tendon) bursitis
  • Prepatellar (kneecap) bursitis

Procedures and treatments include:

  • Hip arthroscopy
  • Hip revision arthroplasty
  • Minimally invasive total hip/knee replacement
  • Total hip/knee replacement
  • Knee arthroscopy
  • Knee arthroplasty
  • Revision total knee replacement

Awards / Honors / Professional Memberships

  • Diplomate, American Board Orthopedic Surgery
  • Fellow, American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons
  • Twice voted Teacher of the Year at USC Department of Orthopedics


  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery, 2018


  • Internship

    Keck Hospital of USC

  • Residency

    Keck Hospital of USC

  • Medical School

    Keck School of Medicine at USC


Learn more about patient ratings
  • 06/30/2019
    Rating: 5

    The doctor and the staff were courteous and efficient. I have complete trust in this office.

  • 03/31/2019
    Rating: 5

    *Dr. Merritt is top notch in our book. He listens to every concern and help me feel better about any questions.

  • 03/26/2019
    Rating: 5

    Dr. Merritt is a wonderful Dr. He discovered something that none of the other Drs I have seen did. I am so glad I got a second opinion from him.

  • 02/19/2019
    Rating: 5

    Dr Merritt and his team are very professional and have excellent bedside manner.


  • Primary Location Orthopedic Institute
    1500 E Chevy Chase Dr Ste 401
    Glendale, CA 91206
    (818) 863-4446 Map and directions